Health Professionals Special Interest Group




Health ProfessionalsTo establish within the International Parkinson and Movement Disorder Society an international interdisciplinary network of professionals in counseling, nursing, rehabilitation and genetics, who enrich and broaden the scope of care, management and research initiatives in Movement Disorders.

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Interdisciplinary Care Specialties


Message from the Editor

Health Professionals Set Sights on International Congress

By Mariella Graziano
Webpage Editor

The Health Professionals (Non-Physician) Special Interest Group is proud of their achievements in 2013 and are preparing for the new challenges and opportunities in 2014. Read more

News for Health Professionals


Movement Disorders Book Reviews

The MDS Health Professionals Special Interest Group is pleased to share book reviews of Movement Disorders publications pertaining to health professionals: 

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Join MDS

As a Health Professional (Non-Physician), you may become a member of MDS for a joining fee of $100/$175* U.S. annually.

Membership applies to nurses, nurse practitioners, clinical nurse specialists, occupational therapists, physical therapists, physiotherapists, speech therapists, clinical psychologists, neuropsychologists, dieticians, genetic counselors, sexologists, and social workers.

* Health Professional Members may choose to add the print subscription of Movement Disorders for an additional fee.

Upcoming Events 

Non-MDS Educational Events for Health Professionals
(Asian-Oceanian Region)

International Congress Highlights

Welcome Meeting Presentation - Dr. Fay Horak, PhD, PT, Stockholm, Sweden - 2014

Welcome Meeting Presentation - Dr. Leland Dibble, PhD, PT, Sydney, Australia - 2013

Welcome Meeting Presentation - Marilia Pereira, RN, Sydney, Australia - 2013